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cover of The Temple Of My Familiar

The Temple Of My Familiar

by Walker, Alice

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1990
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9780896219298
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196WalkerFamiliar Walker, Alice. The Temple Of My Familiar. 1990 THORNDIKE PRESS LARGE-PRINT EDITION. Thorndike, Maine. By Alice Walker, author of "The Color Purple". Cover design by Lambert Davis. ISBN 0896219291. USED. VG CONDITION/ No DJ if Issued. 594 pages. Summary: "A romance of the last 500,000 years which spans continents as well as centuries." 5 ¾ X 9 ¾.… Read more
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I Capture The Castle

by Smith, Dodie

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Published
1948
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First Edition
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181SmithCastle Smith, Dodie. Little, Brown. Boston. I CAPTURE THE CASTLE. 1948 First Edition Thus. Please see our stock photo. Used. VG Condition/ No DJ included. A square, solid copy. Summary: The story relates the adventures of an eccentric family, the Mortmains, struggling to live in genteel poverty in a decaying castle during the 1930s. 343 pages. 5 5/8… Read more
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Barbara Owen: Girl Reporter

by Scott, Jane

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Published
1956
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Good
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172ScottReporter Scott, Jane. Barbara Owen: Girl Reporter. 1956, Avalon Books. WOMEN IN JOURNALISM. FEMINIST. EXLIB. Good/Good original price-clipped blue dust jacket. 5 ¼ X 8 224 pages. A nice find. RARE.
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cover of The Adolescence of Zhenya Luvers

The Adolescence of Zhenya Luvers

by Pasternak, Boris

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1961
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Good
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First Edition Thus
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170 PasternakZhenya Pasternak, Boris. The Adolescence of Zhenya Luvers. 1961, The Citadel Press. Softcover. 87 pages. 4 7/8 X 7 3/8. Please see our stock photo. "An enthralling novelette by the author of Dr. Zhivago. How a thirteen-year old girl ceases to be a child and becomes a woman in Russia just before the Communist Revolution." USED.… Read more
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Mata Hari: Courtesan And Spy

by Coulson, Major Thomas

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1930
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Good-
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Photoplay Edition
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159CoulsonMataHari Coulson, Major Thomas, OBE. Mata Hari: Courtesan And Spy. 1930, Blue Ribbon Books Photoplay Edition featuring actress Greta Garbo. BIOGRAPHY. EXLIB. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. 312 pages 5 ¾ X 8 3/8. BIOGRAPHY. Summary "Femme Fatale Mata Hari's True Story Remains a Mystery 100 Years After Her Death. Mata Hari (1876-1917), real name Gertrude Margarete Zelle. Dancer… Read more
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cover of Poirot's Early Cases

Poirot's Early Cases

by Christie, Agatha

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December, 1990
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Good
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First Edition Thus
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112ChristiePoirotCases Christie, Agatha. Agatha Christie. Poirot's Early Cases. Ulverscroft December 1990 First Large-Print Edition. Short story Anthology. Complete and unabridged. EXLIB. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. 5 ½ X 8 ¾. 470 pages. Summary: In this collection of eighteen stories Hercule Poirot begins his celebrated career in crime. Includes The Double Clue, The Adventure of Johnnie Waverley, and… Read more
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Charles Laughton And I

by Lanchester, Elsa

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Published
1938
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VG
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First American Edition
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110LanchesterLaughton Lanchester, Elsa. Charles Laughton And I. Copyright 1938, Harcourt, Brace, And Company First Edition. Used. VG/ No DJ Included. Black boards, silver titling, red topstain. 269 pages. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. PERFORMING ARTS, THEATRE ARTS. ANGLOPHILIA. ACTORS. HARD TO FIND/SCARCE. Illustrated with photographs. Please see our stock photo of the Laughtons.
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cover of The Poisonwood Bible

The Poisonwood Bible

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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Published
1998
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060175405
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106Kingsolverpoison1 Kingsolver, Barbara The Poisonwood Bible VG/VG Used. 1998 Harper Collins Stated First Edition.HarperCollins, 1998. Plot Summary: "In 1959 an overzealous Baptist minister named Nathan Price drags his wife and four daughters deep into the heart of the Congo on a mission to save the unenlightened souls of Africa. The five women narrate the novel. From the outset, the… Read more
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The Country Of The Pointed Firs

by Jewett, Sarah Orne

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Published
1986
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Large Type Edition
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104JewettFirs Jewett, Sarah Orne The Country Of the Pointed Firs Franklin Watts, ca 1986, A Keith Jennison Book. Large-Print Edition. RARE/SCARCE. EXLIB. VG Condition/ VG clear plastic dj. 8 ¾ x 11 3/8. 247 pages. Please see stock photo. Our copy is not stamped discard on the front cover and includes the RARE original white and green… Read more
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The Mysterious Affair At Styles

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
2012
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Fine
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Reprint Edition
ISBN
9781603113915
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749ChristieStyles Christie, Agatha. Reprint. 2012 Mud Puddle. ISBN 9781603113915. Fine condition. Summary: "Agatha Christie's first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was the result of a dare from her sister Madge who challenged her to write a story. The story begins when Hastings is sent back to England from the First World War due to injury and is invited to… Read more
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cover of The Children

The Children

by Wharton, Edith

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Published
1928
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Edition
First Edition
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Wharton, Edith. The Children. D. Appleton 1928 Stated First Printing, September, 1928. Black boards with Yellow titling and ornamentation. Used. Very Good Condition/ No DJ Included. 347 pages. New York & London. 5 5/8 X 7 7/8. Signed by former owner in pencil on front end paper. A square, solid copy. RARE. Plot Summary: "First published in… Read more
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The Enchantress Of Florence

by Rushdie, Salman

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188.95
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375504334
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Rushdie, Salman: 2008, Random House, 1st Printing. The Enchantress Of Florence. Salman Rushdie Stated First Printing. Number Line Starts with 1. Flatsigned by author on front title page. 355 pages plus bibliography. DJ is in a plastic sleeve. As New. WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE. Combines mysticism with historical fiction. By Salman Rushdie, Author of the Satanic Verses.… Read more
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Winter Trees

by Plath, Sylvia

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Published
1972
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Good
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Stated First U.S. Edition
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Winter Trees (1972 Harper & Row Stated First U.S. Edition Published 1972 by Harper & Row, NY. STATED 1ST U.S. EDITION. Full number line. Used. Good Condition, Dust jacket is unclipped. Jacket price $5.95. Please see stock photo. ISBN 060133678. POEMS BY SYLVIA PLATH, AUTHOR OF "THE BELL JAR".
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cover of The With-Drawing Room, by Charlotte Macleod SIGNED

The With-Drawing Room, by Charlotte Macleod SIGNED

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385171816
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The With-Drawing Room (1980, Doubleday 1st Ed. SIGNED W/DJ) THE WITH-DRAWING ROOM, A MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1980.Used. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. First or early printing thus. Good Condition/ Includes good condition unclipped $8.95 dust jacket. Features young Sarah Kelling. Will ship from United States.
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cover of Wrack and Rune, by Charlotte Macleod, SIGNED

Wrack and Rune, by Charlotte Macleod, SIGNED

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1982
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Good
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Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780385178013
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Wrack and Rune, Signed 1st Ed. w/DJ) WRACK AND RUNE: A PETER SHANDY MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1982. Used First printing SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author on title page. Good Condition/ Good condition unclipped Dust Jacket, $10.95 original price. Will ship from United States.
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cover of Evvie

Evvie

by Caspary, Vera

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Published
1960
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Good
Edition
Stated First Edition
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Evvie. By Vera Caspary, author of the haunting "Laura". (1960, Harper & Brothers Stated First Edition W/DJ) . EXLIB. Used. Good/Good condition Uncommon. Original unclipped $4.95 white DJ. Evvie, aMurder Mystery of the notorious roaring twenties. PLOT SUMMARY:"It was a time when skirts were short and hair was shingled. A time of speakeasies, hip flasks and bathtub… Read more
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cover of The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd

The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1926
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Very Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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A Hercule Poirot Mystery: The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd (1926, Dodd, Mead. 1st Ed./7th W/Fax DJ)FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. USED. HAS BECOME RARE. VG. NOT AN EXIB ITEM. Christie, Agatha: THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD Dodd Mead and Company, New York, 1926 First Edition stated 7TH Printing Thus December, 1926. HERCULE POIROT. An unusually nice copy. VG/ brand new, rolled,… Read more
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cover of The Forbidden garden (Red badge detective)

The Forbidden garden (Red badge detective)

by Curtiss, Ursula

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Published
1962
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Edition
Book Club Edition
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Curtiss, Ursula The Forbidden Garden (1962 Dodd, Mead Red Badge Detective) Used. BCE. VG/G. Rare in the original green dust jacket. Summary: A deft and spine-chilling tale of planting trees and unwitting victims by Ursula Curtiss, mistress of the macabre.
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cover of The Mystery at Lilac Inn #4 (Nancy Drew)

The Mystery at Lilac Inn #4 (Nancy Drew)

by Keene, Carolyn

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Published
1930
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Reprint Edition
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Keene, Carolyn. The Mystery At Lilac Inn #4 (Nancy Drew Copyright 1930, Grosset & Dunlap. Our copy is a 1949 Reprint in apparently a 1935 dust jacket: RUSSELL H. TANDY COVER. Dana Girls back panel dates this dust jacket to 1935.1 inch at top of dj spine missing. Blue Tweed, blue topstain, blue and white spyglass endpapers.… Read more
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cover of The Mysterious Affair At Styles

The Mysterious Affair At Styles

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1940
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Reprint Edition
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Christie, Agatha The Mysterious Affair At Styles, 1920 Harper & Brothers Copyright. Undated ca,1940 Grosset & Dunlap Washington Square Press Edition. Acceptable/ GOOD ORIGINAL CANDLE IN THE DARK WASHINGTON SQUARE DJ, NOW PROTECTED IN MYLAR WRAP; A little water-spotting and wear noted at spine. HERCULE POIROT #1. Acceptable. quite tanned but not brittle pages. Jacket is in good shape.
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